When EA and DICE Revealed Battlefield 2042 in June, they had to face a wave of leaks and tainted surprises, but they were able to keep the details of the third and final game mode a secret. The secret has been revealed today. Battlefield Portal is the third mode in Battlefield 2042and it’s all about community engagement and custom levels.
Battlefield Portal includes all seven maps from 2042 BCan All-Out Warfare mode; and six classic environments from previous Battlefield games. Classic Cards – Battle of the Bulge and El Alamein by Battlefield 1942, Harbor of Arica and Valparaiso from Battlefield: Bad Company 2, as well as the Caspian border and the Noshahr canals from Battlefield 3…
This mode features preprogrammed, reimagined events from past games, including Conquest, Dash, and Team Deathmatch. All maps, including the classic ones, will support up to 128 players on PC, Xbox series consoles and PlayStation 5. As with Battlefield 2042In the main All-Out Warfare mode, matches on old equipment will be limited to 64 players.
This is where it comes out custom… Along with updated old-school playgrounds, the Battlefield Portal includes over 40 weapons, over 40 vehicles and over 30 gadgets from three theaters of war, as well as all relevant content from Battlefield 2042… This means the M1 Garand, Panzerschreck, B17 Bomber, Spitfire, defibrillator and other fan favorite tools are back.
Factions are also returning to the Battlefield Portal. In addition to specialists from Battlefield 2042, this mode features seven armies from classic games, including Great Britain, the United States and Germany. 1942 g., and the USA and Russia from Bad Company 2… Battlefield Portal also supports classic soldier archetypes such as Battlefield 3assault, reconnaissance, support and engineering roles.
The culmination of it all is the Builder tool in the Battlefield Portal. In Builder, players can create their own matches and share them with the community by changing a number of settings, including the very logic of the game. Players will have control over maps and modes in their custom games, including features such as available factions, weapons and equipment; the ability to lower the sight or go lying down; the size of the battle and the victory conditions.
Players won’t be able to edit any of the actual maps, but overall Portal has an extremely rich customization mode. All progress in Battlefield Portal is split between consoles, just like the statistics in the main game.
Battlefield 2042 – Including Battlefield Portal – Coming October 22 for $ 60 on PC, Xbox One and PS4, and $ 70 on Xbox Series X / S and PS5. Another game mode that has yet to be revealed is the danger zone. We know this is “a high-stakes team game never seen before in the Battlefield franchise,” and it’s not a Battle Royale mode, but that’s it.
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